Hot Cereal Recipes

Our hot cereal recipes go way beyond oatmeal (but we have that, too!). We’ll show you how to make hot cereal, the ultimate old-fashioned breakfast.

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Slow-Cooker Grits

1 review

Since moving to the South, I have come to love grits! I also love my slow cooker, and I worked to find a way to make perfect grits without stirring on the stovetop. I knew this slow-cooker grits recipe was a winner when my mother-in-law overheard someone at a church potluck say that "it just wasn't right that a Midwesterner could make such good grits!" —Tacy Fleury, Clinton, South Carolina

Overnight Peach Oatmeal

2 reviews

Hearty oatmeal combined with bright, sweet peaches make this slow-cooker recipe a perfect breakfast or brunch. This is an excellent...


6 Slow Cooker Oatmeal Recipes That Cook While You Sleep

Prep these slow cooker oatmeal recipes before bed and wake up to a hot, healthy and delicious breakfast.


Apple Pie Steel-Cut Oatmeal

3 reviews

I absolutely love this slow-cooked oatmeal. The steel-cut oats have so much flavor and texture. My family sprinkles toasted pecans...


Overnight Cherry-Almond Oatmeal

26 reviews

Would you like breakfast ready for you when the sun comes up? If so, try my hot cereal. It's so...

Christmas Morning Oatmeal

2 reviews

When I first tried this dish, I was convinced I was eating yummy apple crisp for breakfast. I even cut...


Slow-Cooked Fruited Oatmeal with Nuts

5 reviews

The beauty of this breakfast is that you can set the slow cooker overnight and, with nothing more than a...

Carrot Cake Oatmeal

6 reviews

This warm breakfast cereal made in the slow cooker is a great way to get your veggies in the morning...


Overnight Flax Oatmeal

1 review

Fans of the healthy benefits of flaxseed will enjoy this hearty oatmeal. It's full of yummy raisins and dried cranberries,...


Pear-Blueberry Granola

2 reviews

Oatmeal fans will love this dish. Although the pears, blueberries and granola make a beautiful breakfast, with vanilla ice cream,...


Apple-Cranberry Grains

1 review

These delicious slow-cooker grains are perfect. I set my slow cooker to start automatically overnight and a hearty breakfast is...

Pumpkin Spice Oatmeal

5 reviews

There's nothing like a bowl of warm oatmeal in the morning, and my spiced version works in a slow cooker....


Spiced Apple Oatmeal

2 reviews

These easy, apple-y oats give your family a warm and cozy breakfast no matter how busy you are. —Teri Rasey,...


Raisin Nut Oatmeal

22 reviews

There’s no better feeling than waking up to a hot, ready-to-eat breakfast. The oats, fruit and spices in this homey...


Warm ‘n’ Fruity Breakfast Cereal

14 reviews

Sleepyheads will love the heartiness of this nutritious cooked cereal with cinnamon. It's loaded with chopped fruit and nuts. Eat...


Slow-Cooker Oatmeal

9 reviews

Waking up to the wonderful aroma of this cinnamon-sugar Crock-Pot oatmeal is a great way to start the day! —Brandy...